The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 31 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.09% 3.52% 4.40%
As % of the Applications category 28.44% 21.18% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 16
Average salary £25,000 £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% -27.36%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Applications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
109 85 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.41% 16.60% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 53
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bracknell region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Bracknell

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 39 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 36 (60.00%) Windows
3 33 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 32 (53.33%) ITIL
5 29 (48.33%) Finance
6 28 (46.67%) Incident Management
7 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
8 26 (43.33%) Statistics
8 26 (43.33%) Problem Management
9 24 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
10 23 (38.33%) Security Cleared
11 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (33.33%) ITIL V2
12 20 (33.33%) Service Management
13 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
14 17 (28.33%) Retail
14 17 (28.33%) Fujitsu
15 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
16 10 (16.67%) SQL
16 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
17 9 (15.00%) HP
17 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
17 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
18 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
18 8 (13.33%) General Ledger
18 8 (13.33%) MS Visio

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.00%) Live Communications Server
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) DHCP
1 6 (10.00%) DNS
1 6 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) LAN
2 3 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) MS Access
3 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 17 (28.33%) Retail
4 8 (13.33%) General Ledger
5 5 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Problem Manager
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Sales Executive
8 4 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Service Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.00%) Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Coordinator
9 3 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.00%) COM
1 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Statistics
2 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) ITIL
2 28 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 26 (43.33%) Problem Management
4 24 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (33.33%) ITIL V2
5 20 (33.33%) Service Management
6 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.67%) Time Management
9 5 (8.33%) Telemarketing
9 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) CRM
10 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.67%) Data Management
10 4 (6.67%) Validation
11 3 (5.00%) Migration
11 3 (5.00%) Workflow
12 2 (3.33%) CAD
13 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
1 23 (38.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.67%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Unicenter
1 6 (10.00%) Netcool
1 6 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.33%) Fujitsu
3 9 (15.00%) HP
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) Veritas
5 6 (10.00%) EMC
5 6 (10.00%) Meridio
6 4 (6.67%) IBM
7 3 (5.00%) VMware
7 3 (5.00%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.33%) CA